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What age is a toddler

Age 1-2(sometimes age 1-3)

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What age is a preschool

Age 3-5(begins kindergarten)

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Growth (height and weight) does what?

Growth slows

4

When do teeth begin to erupt

Erupt 6-8 months
Begins to shed 6-8 years
Mouthcare, toothpaste and floss and dentist time

5

One to three year olds go from

Walking to running/jumping/climbing
Grasping a block to stacking many
Scribble with a fist grasp to drawing

6

What is dexterity

Skillful use of hands and fingers

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What is sensory integration

The brain combines info. From several senses to make a single whole picture

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What is sensory dysfunction

Inability to process or use all the information the senses take in

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What are nutritional needs

Serving sizes , self feeding and meal appeal

10

Toddlers eat less volume making them

Hungry more often

11

Average amount of each food at dinner

2 TBSP

12

Order that foods empty the stomach

Liquids, carbs, proteins, fats

13

Bedtime snacks

Stay in stomach longer and include protein and fat

14

Hygiene

The age of me do it!

15

What are sphincter muscles

Muscles that help regulate elimination

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What is health

Illness, checkups and immunizations

17

What is ego centric

Self centered

18

Emotional development goes in cycles by

Times of frustration and rebellion and times of happiness and stability

19

How do young toldwrs deal with anger

Tantrums, hitting, kicking, biting

20

How do older folders deal with anger

Name calling, pouting, bossy

21

What is separation anxiety

Fear of being away from caregiver

22

Example of is jealousy

Sibling rivalry

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What is empathy

Ability to understand how another feels , begins to develop about 2 but not well developed

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What is parallel play

The play near each other but not actually with other children

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What is cooperative play

Playing with another child
Requires taking turns
3 years

26

When children fight..

Caregivers should wait to intervene bc they might work it out

27

Toddlers might need help to

Make friends

28

They explore through

Movement

29

What do toddlers lack

Verbal skills, impulse control, ability to delay gratification, ability to see another's perspective

30

They view other children as

Objects

31

Imaginary friends start around when

3-4 years old

32

Def intelligence

Shaped by both hereditary and environment

33

What's imitation

Children learn by watching and copying others

34

What is directed learning

Children learn bc they are directly taught

35

By age 3, they may classify items by

Shape, size , color

36

Math readiness

Can count meaningfully about the same as their age
Dist Ingush # quickly

37

Favorite toy is often the

Caregiver

38

Age 2 you know about how many words
And by age 3?

500
900

39

Speech difficulties

Can be worked on as early as 3
L, S or combo of Str, Cl, Tr

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Infants under 20 pounds (or under 1 year of age)

Be in a rear facing safety seat

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All children under the age of 8 must

Ride in a car seat or booster seat unless the child is 4'9 or taller